Accession Number : AD0164674

Title :   Pressure Glove.

Descriptive Note : Patent,

Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE AIR FORCE WASHINGTON D C

Personal Author(s) : Marcum,Alfred L. , Jr. ; Rosenbaum,Donald A.

Report Date : 09 APR 1974

Pagination or Media Count : 4

Abstract : The invention describes a pressure glove having a single layer on the palm side of the glove with the restraint member being embedded in the gas barrier layer. The restraint member on the front and back of the fingers being made of an anistropically expandable material having greater expansion in the longitudinal direction than in the direction across the fingers. An interliner is provided which extends only to the base of the palm of the palm side of the hand, but which extends into the fingers on the back of the hand to urge the hand of the wearer against the palm side of the glove.

Descriptors :   *Patents, *Gloves, Human factors engineering, Clothing, Pressure

Subject Categories : Human Factors Engineering & Man Machine System

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE